The City of Allen will hold a public reception to celebrate earning the $270,000 Governor’s Community Achievement Award.
Allen was honored with the award during the Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB) Conference in June. It is one of the most prestigious environmental awards in Texas.
The award recognizes multiple organizations within the city that contributed to beautification and community improvement, including the Allen Garden Club, Master Gardeners, Students of Service, Boy Scouts, Eagle Scouts and Change the World Allen. It also celebrates the efforts of the city’s Community Development Block Grant and Live.Love.Allen.
The reception will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 in the rotunda at Allen City Hall. Light refreshments will be served.